Online: Imperial City Prison

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This external district of the Imperial City houses the headquarters of the Imperial Legions, as well as the Imperial Prison itself. The City sewers pass beneath the prison as they drain toward Lake Rumare—but they're inaccessible, of course.
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Fort:
Imperial City Prison
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Group Dungeon
Discoverable Yes
Completion Objective
Dungeon Yes
# of Zones 1
Zone
Imperial City
Location
Northern Memorial District
Instanced Dungeon
Min Level 10
Group Size 4
Bosses 3
Mini-Bosses 3
Veteran Speed Run Target 45 minutes
Imperial Prison

The Imperial City Prison is a group dungeon found northeast of the Imperial City's Memorial District. It has been overrun by Daedra.

Its dungeon sets are Leeching Plate, Scathing Mage, and Sheer Venom.

Related QuestsEdit

CharactersEdit

SublocationsEdit

Prison DistrictEdit

The Prison District is the exterior of the prison itself, and where you find yourself when you first enter the dungeon. A note can be found next to a charred corpse at the top of the stairs leading towards the Bastion. The Daedric Shackle Trophy Vault is found here.

BastionEdit

The Bastion is the primary above-ground section of the prison. The Imperial Prison Discipline Records can be found on a table to the left of Lyranth in the first chamber. Captain Ululmalit is found on the last cell on the right in the first cell block. A suicide note can be found in the last cell on the left.

Imperial PrisonEdit

A Necromancer's Journal can be found in the first cell in the back of the hallway beyond the Overfiend's room. Libertas Axilla can be found in the second cell block. The Overfiend is located here.

Imperial SubterraneEdit

The Flesh Sculptor resides within the meat covered walls. Several pamphlets can be found within these caverns. Pitro Fidenas can be found in the third cell block, within a cell beyond the Flesh Sculptor's domain. The Flesh Abomination can be found at the end of these tunnels.

Unnatural CavernsEdit

A Frayed Note can be found in a cell on the right-hand side. A Battered Note can be found on a table upstairs from the Gravelight Sentry's arena.

Lost SanctumEdit

The Lord-Warden's Council can be found here. Beldorr and his last words is in front of the Lord Warden's dwelling.

SetsEdit

Set Name Bonuses Location(s) Set Type
Scathing Mage

2 items: Adds 25-1096 Maximum Magicka
3 items: Adds 19-833 Spell Critical
4 items: Adds 19-833 Spell Critical
5 items: When you deal direct damage, you have a 20% chance to increase your Spell Damage by 12-516 for 5 seconds. This effect can occur once every 5 seconds.

Imperial City PrisonCrown Store Light Armor
Sheer Venom

2 items: Adds 25-1096 Maximum Stamina
3 items: Adds 3-129 Weapon Damage
4 items: Adds 3-129 Weapon Damage
5 items: When you deal damage with an Execute ability you infect the enemy, dealing 198-8766 Poison damage over 6 seconds and dealing up to 100% more damage to enemies under 100% Health. This effect can occur once every 6 seconds per target.

Imperial City PrisonCrown Store Medium Armor
Leeching Plate

2 items: Adds 28-1206 Maximum Health
3 items: Adds 4% Healing Taken
4 items: Adds 28-1206 Maximum Health
5 items: When you take damage, you summon a cloud of leeching poison under the assailant. The cloud deals 27-1180 Poison damage every 1 second for 5 seconds and heals you for 100% of the damage caused. A cloud can be created once every 5 seconds.

Imperial City PrisonCrown Store Heavy Armor
Lord Warden

1 item: Adds 34-1487 Armor
2 items: When you take damage, you have a 50% chance to summon a shadow orb for 10 seconds that increases the Physical and Spell Resistance of you and your group members within 8 meters by 73-3180. This effect can occur once every 10 seconds.

Crown Store Monster Helm Sets

BooksEdit

AchievementsEdit

There are several Achievements associated with this dungeon:

Achievement Points Description Reward
Normal
ON-icon-achievement-Imperial City Prison Vanquisher.png Imperial City Prison Vanquisher 10 Defeat the Overfiend, Ibomez the Flesh Sculptor, the Gravelight Sentry, the Flesh Abomination, the Lord Warden's Council, and Lord Warden Dusk in the Imperial City Prison. Trophy: Lord Warden Dusk (image)
ON-icon-achievement-Blockbuster.png Blockbuster 5 Free prisoners from their cell blocks in Imperial City Prison. Tower White-Gold
ON-icon-achievement-Darklight Dancer.png Darklight Dancer 50 Defeat the Lord Warden Dusk of Imperial City Prison while you and your group members avoid every Darklight Burst.
ON-icon-achievement-Out of Sight.png Out of Sight 50 In Imperial City Prison, defeat the Overfiend, Ibomez the Flesh Sculptor, the Gravelight Sentry, the Flesh Abomination, and Lord Warden Dusk without any group member being noticed by the Vigilant Watchers.
Veteran
ON-icon-achievement-Veteran Imperial City Prison.png Imperial City Prison Conqueror 15 Defeat the Overfiend, Ibomez the Flesh Sculptor, the Gravelight Sentry, the Flesh Abomination, the Lord Warden's Council, and Lord Warden Dusk in Veteran Imperial City Prison. Putrid Flesh Teal
Bust: Lord Warden Dusk (image)
ON-icon-achievement-Veteran Dungeon.png Vigilant Watcher Slayer 10 Defeat 50 Vigilant Watchers in Veteran Imperial City Prison.
ON-icon-achievement-UD Skill Master.png Life Sentence 50 Defeat all mini-boss and boss enemies in Veteran Imperial City Prison without suffering a group member death.
ON-icon-achievement-Lord Warden's Retaliation.png Lord Warden's Retaliation 50 In Veteran Imperial City Prison, destroy the Warden's Tome, then defeat Lord Warden Dusk.
ON-icon-achievement-Veteran Dungeon.png Mindshriven Slayer 10 Defeat 300 Mindshriven in Veteran Imperial City Prison.
ON-icon-achievement-Veteran Speed.png No Prison Can Hold Me 50 Defeat all mini-boss and boss enemies in Veteran Imperial City Prison within forty five minutes of starting the dungeon. Timer starts when players enter The Bastion.

NotesEdit

  • Exiting the Imperial City Prison will return you to your last non-dungeon location.
  • The Imperial City Prison also appeared in Arena, Oblivion and Oblivion Mobile.
  • The dungeon originally had a minimum enemy level of 35. This was reduced to 10 in one of the updates.

GalleryEdit

MapsEdit

A map of the entrance of Imperial City Prison
Door 1
Door 1
Door 2
Door 2
Ladder
Ladder
Daedric Shackle Trophy Vault
Daedric Shackle Trophy Vault
A map of the entrance of Imperial City Prison
A map of the first area of Imperial City Prison
Door 1
Door 1
Door 2
Door 2
Hole
Hole
A map of the first area of Imperial City Prison
A map of the second area of Imperial City Prison
Hallway 1
Hallway 1
Hole
Hole
A map of the second area of Imperial City Prison
A map of the third area of Imperial City Prison
Hallway 1
Hallway 1
Hallway 2
Hallway 2
A map of the third area of Imperial City Prison
A map of the fourth area of Imperial City Prison